Are you planning a trip outdoors with the warmer weather? If that’s so then you might be interested in getting a rugged device which will be able to withstand anything you throw at it. As you may have guessed from the title, we’re talking about the Ulefone Armor 2, a phone that you can now get for $259.99 instead of its full retail price of $299.99. Let’s learn more about the phone before heading to the promotion page.
First off, let’s see what makes the Ulefone Armor 2 as tough as it is. The smartphone is made of a shock-resistant TPU housing with some parts in glass fiber reinforced polycarbonate and metal, plus there’s a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 glass coating to protect the display. The phone body is also coated with special waterproof glue and the components exposed to the outside world like the earpiece, microphone and speaker have an high-density macro-molecule coating to make them waterproof.
Thanks to all these factors the Ulefone Armor 2 is IP68 dust-proof and waterproof rated, it can be submersed in water for up to 1 hour at a depth of 1.5 meters. The smartphone can also work at temperatures going from -40°C to 80°C.
Specs wise, the Armor 2 is powered by the efficient Mediatek Helio P25 octa-core processor clocked at 2.6GHz, a whopping 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage expandable up to 256GB and a big 4700mAh battery with 9V/2A PE+2.0 with fast charge support. The smartphone also features a 5.0-inch FHD display, a 16MP rear camera, a 13MP front shooter, a front-facing fingerprint scanner and support 27 frequency bands under 6 network types.
Other hardware include a 6-axis gyroscope, a barometer sensor and an NFC module. There are also 6 physical buttons which are for power on/off button, volume +/- button, PTT button, shutter button, and SOS button. The Armor 2 runs stock Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box and is available in two color variants: Dark gray and Golden.
Let’s get to the deal itself now. You can get the ultra-durable and powerful Ulefone Armor 2 for $259.99 over at Gearbest, with it you’ll also receive $40 worth of accessories. The first 1000 buyers will also get a “tactical EDC pouch” which you can use to carry your smartphone when outdoors. The $259.99 presale price will last up to August 22nd, after that it’ll rise to $299.99. Click here to learn more about the phone or check out the official presale page.